Behind 'the manosphere'
The COVID-19 lockdown has seen some concerning trends emerge among the network of online men's groups.
Episode 18: Until We Tweet Again
This episode features all the best tips and guidance from our experts about how to help young people manage their social media use for mental health and wellbeing.
Where sex and racism collide
Grindr is deleting its "ethnicity filter" in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, but although digital apps are spaces for connection, online dating platforms often provide a safe space for racist attitudes.
Black lives matter in Australia, too
Rhetoric and hypocrisy can still be seen everywhere in the reconciliation space, and while protests are occurring across Australia in response to the #blacklivesmatter crisis in the US, we shouldn't ignore our own history.
Episode 14: Art and Soul
In our last episode, we pondered a world without art and now we hear from two people who push the boundaries in fields you wouldn't normally consider creative.
Protecting your privacy
The COVIDSafe contact tracing app raises serious concerns for privacy, even if installing it is voluntary.
(Not) Another face in the crowd
New facial recognition technology is justifiably raising fears for the end of privacy as we know it.
A reckoning with history
Through the intensely personal theatre work of Tom Molyneux, we learn about an Indigenous soldier who served in World War I.
Cyberflashing: age-old harassment in new clothes
Largely enabled by Apple's AirDrop technology, digital flashing is far from 'playful', and unquestionably image-based abuse.
Facebook's latest crush
The social media giant is entering the dating app market, but will it be seen as yet another invasion of privacy?
Too late for the old
By the time the aged care royal commission's recommendations lead to improvements in our nursing homes, four cohorts of residents will have died. Here's why.
Unfinished business around forced adoption
There's still a lot to be done if we're to right the wrongs, five years on from the national apology delivered by Julia Gillard.
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Pro Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous) & Head, William Cooper Institute
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